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Thursday, September 23,1971

Thursday, September 23,1971

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1971 reg season 1971-09-23 Chicago White Sox 5 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Wilbur Wood Tom Murphy -- 5,234 1:59
1971 reg season 1971-09-23 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Oakland Athletics 5 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Darold Knowles Ken Sanders -- 1,535 2:20
1971 reg season 1971-09-23 New York Mets 5 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Nolan Ryan Juan Pizarro Tug McGraw 2,579 2:18
1971 reg season 1971-09-23 San Francisco Giants 2 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Gaylord Perry Don Wilson -- 12,281 2:06
1971 reg season 1971-09-23 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Parc Jarry Wayne Twitchell Ernie McAnally Bill Wilson 6,786 2:29
1971 reg season 1971-09-23 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Nelson Briles Reggie Cleveland -- 10,918 2:19
6 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 151 94 57 .623 0.0 699 518 181 W4 44-33 50-24 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1971 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 157 88 69 .561 9.0 676 626 50 L3 36-43 52-26 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1971 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 156 82 74 .526 14.5 667 647 20 W3 38-41 44-33 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1971 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 156 79 77 .506 17.5 620 607 13 L3 35-40 44-37 4 6 13 -- dnq
1971 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 153 62 91 .405 33.0 519 629 -110 W2 28-47 34-44 5 11 22 -- dnq
1971 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 156 59 97 .378 37.5 533 715 -182 L2 31-50 28-47 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 156 98 58 .628 0.0 668 547 121 W1 55-25 43-33 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1971 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 155 84 71 .542 13.5 586 533 53 W3 41-37 43-34 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1971 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 156 76 80 .487 22.0 600 580 20 W4 39-39 37-41 3 7 16 -- dnq
1971 AL West California Angels franchise | log 156 72 84 .462 26.0 490 560 -70 L3 39-39 33-45 4 8 17 -- dnq
1971 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 153 70 83 .458 26.5 626 652 -26 L3 34-43 36-40 5 9 18 -- dnq
1971 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 155 66 89 .426 31.5 520 590 -70 L1 32-41 34-48 6 10 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 157 95 62 .605 0.0 776 583 193 W2 43-34 52-28 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1971 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 157 86 71 .548 9.0 702 677 25 L2 43-35 42-37 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1971 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 156 81 75 .519 13.5 617 621 -4 L1 38-40 43-35 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1971 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 156 80 76 .513 14.5 572 533 39 W1 39-42 41-34 4 6 11 -- dnq
1971 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 154 67 87 .435 26.5 585 683 -98 L1 34-44 33-43 5 10 19 -- dnq
1971 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 157 64 93 .408 31.0 536 675 -139 W1 31-47 33-46 6 11 21 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 156 87 69 .558 0.0 671 621 50 W2 36-39 51-30 1 2 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1971 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 156 84 72 .538 3.0 647 568 79 L2 44-34 40-38 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1971 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 150 76 74 .507 8.0 603 664 -61 L1 37-40 39-34 3 7 12 -- dnq
1971 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 155 76 79 .490 10.5 560 544 16 W2 32-46 44-33 4 8 14 -- dnq
1971 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 151 74 77 .490 10.5 541 532 9 L2 35-35 39-42 5 9 15 -- dnq
1971 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 149 57 92 .383 26.5 460 569 -109 W1 27-52 30-40 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)